Media Advisory, December 3, 2019

Contact:

Shaye Wolf, (510) 844-7101, swolf@biologicaldiversity.org

Mike Mann, Other Experts to Expose Fossil Fuel Industry’s Shifting Tactics to Block Climate Action at San Francisco Event

SAN FRANCISCO— Climate scientist Mike Mann, community organizer Andres Soto and investigative journalist Antonia Juhasz will expose the fossil fuel industry’s latest efforts to block a just and equitable transition away from dirty fossil fuel production at a public event on Dec. 10 in San Francisco.

The panel discussion will be moderated by climate attorney Kassie Siegel of the Center for Biological Diversity. A mixer with food and drinks will follow the panel.

“As the climate emergency inflicts growing damage in California and around the world, we need to expose the fossil fuel industry’s dangerous denial and shifting tactics to block the needed fossil fuel phaseout,” said Shaye Wolf, climate science director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “Our planet’s future depends on strategic action to win the climate solutions that science and justice demand.”

What: Panel discussion titled “Beyond Climate Denial: Exposing the Fossil Fuel Industry’s Latest Tactics”

When: Tuesday, Dec. 10, 5 to 7:30 p.m.

Where: Children’s Creativity Museum Theater, 221 4th Street, San Francisco CA 94103

Who: Climate scientist Mike Mann, community organizer Andres Soto, investigative journalist and author Antonia Juhasz, climate attorney Kassie Siegel

R.S.V.P: Seating limited. RSVP here.

The Center for Biological Diversity is a national, nonprofit conservation organization with more than 1.6 million members and online activists dedicated to the protection of endangered species and wild places.